Atkinson, DiCamillo and Mueller grab bonus point victories to pace Cavalier offense
Three Cavaliers advance to semifinals on Saturday
UVa wins 25 of 30 bouts in victories over Anderson (S.C.), VMI and George Mason
Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized
No. 13 Cavaliers top No. 14 Edinboro, 20-19, to earn title
• Posted an 8-14 mark on the season
• Moved up to 174 pounds for one dual match vs. Lock Haven at the Virginia Duals (1/13)
• Also moved up to wrestle at 157 pounds vs. Duke (2/5)
• Runner-up finish at 149 pounds at the National Collegiate Open (2/26)
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the fifth time
• Finished in third place at the ACC Championships
• Defeated Beau Donahue (NC State) twice on the way to third place
• Posted a fall over Donahue in the opening round, and a SV decision in the third-place match, also
defeated Robert Lee (Pitt) by a 4-3 decision
• Only loss came to Evan Henderson (UNC) who won the ACC Championship
• Posted a 14-11 record at 149 pounds for the season
• Finished second at the Mat Town Open (11/22), going 4-1 in the event
• Dropped 4-0 decision to Ken Theobold (Rutgers) in the finals at the Mat Town Open
• Finished third at the Shorty Hitchcock Memorial (1/16) going 5-1
• Only loss at the Shorty Hitchcock came to Shyheim Brown (Maryland)
• Named to All-ACC Academic Team
• Went 8-13 while wrestling at 149 pounds
• Took runner-up honors at Lock Haven Invitational (12/29)
• Scored two wins each at Franklin & Marshall Open (1/3) and Shorty Hitchcock Memorial (1/18)
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Went 9-13, including 2-5 in duals
• Recorded four wins at Cleveland State Open (12/14)
• Earned three victories at Wolfpack Open, including pin of VMI's Hunter Hickman (11/17)
• Picked up dual wins over Anderson's Ian Harper and VMI's Shabaka Johns
• Was 5-10 during freshman season
• Competed in five open tournaments and one dual
• Posted two wins at Hokie Open (11/4) and Franklin & Marshall Open (1/5)
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Two-time Pennsylvania State Champion at 135 pounds (2011, 2012)
• 2011 National Prep Champion at 135 pounds
• Took third at 2010 and 2012 National Prep Championships
• 2011 NHSCA Junior All-American
• Took sixth place at 2012 Beast of the East
• Four-time state placewinner (third in 2010, fifth in 2009)
• First-Team All-Southereastern PA selection in 2011, second-team honoree in 2012
• Two-time All-Inter-Ac selection (2011, 2012)
• Coached by Steve Hill
• Parents are Chris and Barbara Yankowich
• Has three sisters: Rachelle, Ryan and Riley
• Born in Seattle, Wash.
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Blount Eager to Assume Larger RoleFootball3/21/18The job will not be handed to rising sophomore Joey Blount. He'll have to earn it. This is head coach Bronco Mendenhall's program, after all. But after spending the 2017 season as free safety Quin Blanding's understudy, Blount is the leading candidate to take over in the secondary for the University of Virginia's all-time leading tackler.'Hoos Exit With Heads Held HighWomen's Basketball3/19/18In its first trip to the NCAA tourney since 2010, 10th-seeded Virginia went 1-1 in Columbia, S.C., defeating seventh-seeded Cal and losing to second-seeded South Carolina.'Hoos Look To Take Next Step in NCAA TourneyWomen's Basketball3/18/18A win Sunday night over second-seeded South Carolina would send 10th-seeded Virginia to the NCAA tournament's Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 2000.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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